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Moving or storing your refrigerator

If your refrigerator is turned off for any reason, wait 10 minutes before turning it back on. This will allow the refrigeration system pressures to equalise before restarting.

Moving your refrigerator

  • Turn off the appliance by pressing the  button for 3 seconds, turn it off at the wall and unplug it from the power point. Remove all food inside.
  • Relocate and install. The inclination during transportation shall be less than 45° to ensure no damage to the cooling system occurs.

Storing your refrigerator

  • When storing your cleaned appliance, leave the door(s) open. This allows air to circulate and prevents the build up of bacteria and moulds.
  • Before using again, clean well using a mixture of warm water and baking soda (add 1tsp of baking soda to each 500ml of water). Rinse with clean water.

Holiday time

  • We recommend you leave your refrigerator operating on ‘Holiday Mode’ (see 'Operating Instructions - Holiday Mode') while you are on holiday.
  • For extended time away from home, remove all food and unplug the power plug. Clean the refrigerator and open all doors to ensure undesirable odours do not develop.
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